Heritage

3rd June 2017

Lisnavagh House and Gardens

Lisnavagh House and Gardens, Rathvilly offers the ultimate mix of homeliness and grandeur, making it a most appealing destination for those seeking somewhere unique. With several […]
18th March 2015
Shankill Castle | Irish House Castles | Gardens Of Ireland

Shankill Castle | Irish House Castles

Shankill Castle, one of the Irish house castles, is a unique family home often described as a living museum. Shankill Castle was first built as a Butler […]
13th March 2012
Bishop Daniel Delany Museum

Bishop Daniel Delany Museum

The main focus of Bishop Daniel Delany Museum is a display of artefacts relating to Bishop Daniel Delany and to the educational work of the Brigidine Sisters […]
8th March 2012
The Weavers Cottages

The Weavers Cottages

The Durdin or The Weavers Cottages were built by alexander Durdin in the late 17th century. The Weavers Cottages were lived in by weavers when the […]
8th March 2012
St. Mullins Heritage Centre

St. Mullins Heritage Centre

The former Church of Ireland Church, originally built in 1811, now houses the St. Mullins Heritage Centre, situated beside the famous monastic ruins and cemetery. St. […]
7th March 2012
The Lace Gallery

The Lace Gallery

Mary O’Neill makes small, delicate pieces of the famous Irish Carrickmacross Lace from her studio – The Lace Gallery close to  Altamont Gardens. All pieces are designed […]
7th March 2012

Borris House

Borris House, the ancestral home of the MacMurrough Kavanaghs, Kings of Leinster, is one of the few Irish estates that can trace its history back to […]
6th March 2012
Tullow Museum

Tullow Museum

Housed in an attractive, stone built, former Methodist church at the River Slaney Bridge. Tullow Museum features a splendid collection of artefacts reflecting local history, in […]
28th February 2012

St. Laserian’s Cathedral

A 13th century gem which nestles in the village of Old Leighlin (Leath gleann – half-glen). The original monastic settlement dates from the 7th century and its […]